The word ball is a noun. Ball means (1) a pitch that is not in the strike zone, (2) round object that is hit or thrown or kicked in games, (3) a spherical object used as a plaything, (4) a solid ball shot by a musket, (5) one of the two male reproductive glands that produce spermatozoa and secrete androgens, (6) a more or less rounded anatomical body or mass; ball of the human foot or ball at the base of the thumb, (7) a lavish formal dance, (8) a compact mass, (9) the people assembled at a lavish formal dance, (10) an object with a spherical shape.
Ball is also a verb that means (1) form into a ball by winding or rolling.
The following articles and web pages elaborate on the word ball.
Browse this soccer solutions directory for information about soccer products and services in the United States of America. The photo on this page shows a soccer ball on a white background.
Bowling balls are used in the sport of ten pin bowling. They have three fingers holes, for the thumb and first and second fingers. Bowling balls come in many colors, although black is the standard color.
Invented in England early in the 19th century, squash came to North America in 1885. English-speaking countries have tended to dominate championship play.
Visit this sporting goods manufacturer directory for info about sporting goods manufacturers and wholesalers in the USA. The photo hereon depicts a football, a golf ball, a soccer ball, a tennis ball, and a volleyball on a grass field.
Check out this golf course directory for information about golf courses in the United States of America. The photo on this page shows a golf ball and a golf club on a golf course.
Browse this yarn manufacturer directory for information about yarn manufacturers and distributors in the United States. The photo on this page shows a kitten playing with a ball of red yarn.
Browse this tennis equipment and supplies retailer directory to find tennis equipment and tennis supplies retailers in the USA. The close-up photo on this web page depicts a yellow tennis ball and a tennis racket.
Ice hockey, street hockey, and field hockey are variants of the same game played with a curved stick and a puck or ball. Links to hockey equipment suppliers are included on the page.
Baseball was introduced during the early 1800s and soon caught fire with the public. In 1858, baseball was institutionalized by the National Association of Base Ball Players.
The following articles provide recent ball-related news.
Down by 10 points with less than seven minutes to play against a more accomplished opponent, Liberty didn't give in a bit. Instead, the Flames just kept getting the ball to Caleb Homesley.
Josh Dubow. Fox News. Saturday, 23 Mar 2019 09:56:14 GMT.
'There was an incident a couple of days ago where someone suggested he rode a fitness ball down the stairs. That he did, and put a hole in the wall. He has [also] broken his neck on more than one occasion,' court hears
Tom Barnes. The Independent. Friday, 22 Mar 2019 17:44:00 +0000.
Ball pits used in children's physical therapy -- similar to those made popular by restaurants catering to families -- may contribute to germ transmission between patients, according to new research.
Science Daily. Thursday, 21 Mar 2019 13:04:44 EDT.
Chuck Harmon, the Cincinnati Reds' first African-American player, who has already been honored with a plaque outside Great American Ball Park, died on Tuesday, the team announced. Harmon was 94.
Reuters. Wednesday, 20 Mar 2019 17:34:33 -0400.
Steve Blass spent his boyhood afternoons in Connecticut flinging a rubber ball against the side of a half-barn, fantasizing that he was pitching in the ...
Japan Times. Tuesday, 19 Mar 2019 22:41:30 +0900.
Hannover's Genki Haraguchi is denied a certain goal in their 3-2 defeat against Bayer Leverkusen when the ball gets stuck in the snow before it crosses the line.
BBC News. Monday, 11 Mar 2019 00:26:14 GMT.
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